Personalities | Girls Aloud | Twenty-First Century | Rock

(Vocal group, 2002–present)

Girls Aloud have managed to sustain a career after forming on a UK TV talent show (Popstars: The Rivals) where many have faltered before. The five girls (Nadine Coyle, Cheryl Tweedy, Nicola Roberts, Kimberley Walsh and Sarah Harding) all have individual followings, Tweedy and Coyle forging solo careers, while strong releases such as ‘Sound Of The Underground’ and the BRIT Awards-winning Best Single ‘The Promise’ keep Girls Aloud burning bright in the pop world.

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Source: The Definitive Illustrated Encyclopedia of Rock, general editor Michael Heatley


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